30 July 2021, 14:23

The Chairperson of The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine in Odesa got acquainted with the work of the InterChem enterprise

30 July 2021, 14:22

The Chairperson of The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine discussed the issue of Decentralization in Ukraine with the Secretary General of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe

30 July 2021, 12:45

Dmytro Razumkov, "Open dialogue between the authorities at all levels is a way to solve many important issues for the state"

29 July 2021, 16:16

The Chairperson of The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine visited The Military Medical Clinical Centre of Southern Region

29 July 2021, 15:53

The Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada signed the Law of Ukraine "On Measures to Overcome Crisis Situations and Ensure Financial Stability in the Natural Gas Market"

29 July 2021, 10:37

Dmytro Razumkov, “Ukraine has great potential in the port industry”

29 July 2021, 10:28

Dmytro Razumkov, “We must create conditions for attracting investors to Ukraine”

28 July 2021, 17:15

The Chairperson of The Verkhovna Rada, “We must develop the potential of the ship repair and building industry of Ukraine”

02 July 2021

Adopted the Law of Ukraine “On Amendments to the Law of Ukraine ‘On the Status of Garrison and Security Services of the Armed Forces of Ukraine”

26 May 2021

The Committee on Economic Development recommends to adopt in the second reading and in general the draft law on improving the system of appeals against public procurement

20 May 2021

The Committee on National Security, Defense and Intelligence recommends adopting the draft Law on the Military Chaplaincy Service

27 July 2021

Ruslan Stefanchuk, "Anti-oligarchic reform in Ukraine will be implemented in three directions"

26 July 2021

Olena Kondratiuk, "The Interns-alumni of the Internship Program in the Verkhovna Rada should become good promoters of parliamentarism"

23 July 2021

Ruslan Stefanchuk, "Countering the implementation of the 'Nord Stream-2' project is a key issue in deterring further aggression against Ukraine and other countries"

21 July 2021

The largest inter-factional deputy association has been created in the Parliament of Ukraine

21 July 2021

Ruslan Stefanchuk, "Quite often corruption begins with the law, the text of which contains corruption risks"

20 July 2021

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine and the UNDP launch series of webinars on future work, long-term planning in public sector

20 July 2021

Ruslan Stefanchuk about the parliamentary foresight: how is the planning and development of predictability of the legislative process

19 July 2021

The Committee on Humanitarian and Information Policy considered the issue on functioning of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation



01 June 2021, 17:41

Adopted as a basis the draft Law No.4568 on Food Contact Materials

( Information Department of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat )

Adopted as a basis the draft Law No.4568 on Food Contact Materials.

The draft law No. 4568 designed to:
- minimization of risks of harm to the health of citizens from food consumption;
- bringing the legislation of Ukraine in line with the legislation of the European Union of the measures applied to materials and objects that directly or indirectly come into contact with food;
- purpose of implementing Article 64 of the Association Agreement.
In accordance with the obligations under the Association Agreement between Ukraine and the European Union, domestic legislation needs to be harmonized with a number of EU acts, in particular, on measures applicable to chemicals that migrate from packaging materials to food products.

The bill provides for:
- application of terminology of EU legislation in Ukrainian legislation;
- determines the powers of executive bodies in the field of production, circulation and use of Food Contact Materials;
- establishes general and special requirements for FCMs;
- introduces requirements for recycled plastic materials;
-establishes the procedure for state registration of objects used in the production of FCMs;
- establishes features of the state registration of processes of processing of plastic;
- contains provisions on making changes, suspension and cancellation of the decision on state registration of objects;
- sets requirements for labeling, declaration of conformity and requirements for traceability of FCMs;
- contains provisions on good manufacturing practice (GMP) in the production of FCMs and provisions on state control and responsibility of market operators.
The provisions of the draft Law do not apply to items and materials supplied as antiques, protective materials or skin, in particular, materials covering cheese crust, semi-finished meat products or fruit which are part of the food product and may be consumed with it, stationary equipment for centralized or decentralized water supply, as well as non-food products, organizational and legal principles of circulation of which are defined by the Law “On General Safety of Non-Food Products”.